Five for Friday

Thursday night smachot are something special, because there’s no work for most of us the next day, and there’s a certain added depth to the sense of relaxation and enjoyment that can flow from the event. So it was last night. Thank you to the new Mr and Mrs M whose wedding we are at. The complete Simpson clan wishes you all the best for a long, happy, healthy, and prosperous life together.

And now straight on to the business of the post: this week’s set of links:

Bonus

This one is a story with a Scottish connection that should make you warm all over. Read and enjoy: